#42d7e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d7e6 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.3% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.3% cyan, 6.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 185.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.6% and a lightness of 58%. #42d7e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00afcd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42d7e6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d7e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d7e6 has RGB values of R:66, G:215, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4380646.

Hex triplet 42d7e6 #42d7e6
RGB Decimal 66, 215, 230 rgb(66,215,230)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.3, 90.2 rgb(25.9%,84.3%,90.2%)
CMYK 71, 7, 0, 10
HSL 185.5°, 76.6, 58 hsl(185.5,76.6%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.5°, 71.3, 90.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 79.31, -33.565, -18.673
XYZ 40.826, 55.469, 83.413
xyY 0.227, 0.309, 55.469
CIE-LCH 79.31, 38.41, 209.089
CIE-LUV 79.31, -54.062, -24.575
Hunter-Lab 74.477, -32.487, -14.27
Binary 01000010, 11010111, 11100110

Color Schemes with #42d7e6

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Alternatives to #42d7e6

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#42d7e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d7e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d7e6;}
.background {background-color:#42d7e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d7e6;}

Shades and Tints of #42d7e6

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000102 is the darkest color, while #effcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d7e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c9a9c is the less saturated color, while #29ebff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d7e6 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97b5b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c6dc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4c3ef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4dd8e8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94ccdf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95caeb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49d8e7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population